Selected Publications.


Sean Cridland is the author of Brumos: An American Racing Icon and co-author (along with Hurley Haywood) and publisher of HURLEY: From the Beginning. He has also contributed to the recent book Forty Six: The Birth of Porsche Motorsport, edited by Bill Wagenblatt, with other contributions by Randy Leffingwell, Doug Nye, Will Edgar, Gary Horstkorta, Rod Emory, and Chris Greenwood.      

The Brumos book is nearly 1500 pages in three volumes for the Brumos Edition and 1600 pages and four volumes for the numbered Collector's Edition, each with over 4000 images. It is the most complete, most authoritative account of the Brumos story, stretching back to the early 1900s and ending with the opening of the Brumos Collection museum in Jacksonville Florida in January 2021.

The Hurley Haywood book is 420 pages and includes over 650 photos and details the life and career of endurance sports car racer Hurley Haywood from his early days in Illinois, his discovery by the legendary Peter Gregg and his meteoric rise to winning several times at Le Mans, Daytona, and Sebring.

Forty Six is  the definitive story about the first Porsche to win its class at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, followed up by its strange and interesting story in the United States  through the decades and then with its full restoration by Rod Emory. The book is 352 pages, with 256 color plates, and 241 halftones, measuring 11.5 x 10 inches. It's sure to be one of the books you'll want in your automotive library or on your coffee table.         

All books are available by clicking on the images below.

ARTICLES: Automotive and Related

Cridland's articles and photos have also been featured in books by other authors, print periodicals and on-line publications at the world, national and regional level. Though most of his recent articles have been on automotive topics, he has also written about travel, art, personalities, events, and wine.

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Bill Doyle
Porsche 968s Seinfeld article Road Scholars January 2016
Urs Gretener Article Classic 24 2015 Steve Hogue story 1951 356
Werks Pano Article Tom Gloy Speedster article Rennsport Reunion article
2015 Werks Reunion Jeff Zwart 2015 Pikes Peak  
Excellence Magazine CGT vs 918 Concours on the Avenue Road Scholars e-zine 356 Registry Article on John Willhoit
Panorama article on 907 Longtail Panorama article on Classic 24 356 article on Jacques Le Friant  
Flat Sixes Panorama article on Sauter Roadster Panorama article on D-Zug Myolner  
356 article on Tom Conway 356 article on Al Lager Excellence article on Andials Randy Leffingwell Book
Panorama article on Pikes Peak 2014 356 article on French 356B 356 Article on Joe Almers 356 Registry cover
Excellence article on 964 RS Panorama article on Gary Smith Panorama article on Parade 2014
Excellence article on Stanley Gold 9 Magazine article on last Andial 9 Magazine article on Panameras
Panorama article on Pikes Peak 2013 9 Magazine article on Carrera 4-cam Panorama article on Riley Kelley
9 Magazine Tale of Two Turbos published in 9 Magazine, April/May 2013, this is contemporary treatment of the photos of Porsche enthusiast Don Janssen, who spent the 1950s in Europe going to many of the great motor-racing events. 9 Magazine article on Black and White published in Porsche Panorama Magazine, February 2013, this is the introductory article for Porsche Parade 2013, describing the event and its venue, Traverse City, Michigan
published in 9 Magazine, November/December 2012, this article looks at two early 1970s Porsche 911s. One is a high performance RS and the other is a lightweight touring car published in Porsche Panorama magazine, October, 2012, this article recounts the life and times of Porsche enthusiast Don Janssen and his amazing life of living in 1950s Europe, just as the Porsche marque was gaining its racing heritage published in Porsche Panorama magazine, April 2012, this article recounts in photos and words Sean Cridland's youth of attending races at Watkins Glen in the late 1960s and early 1970s
Double Fantasy PCA Escape 2008 Early 911
Staying in the Zone Oktoberfiesta Fiesta 2006


Inner Quiet, Outer Speed


Inside/Outside: Telluride Wine Festival Inside/Outside: Emerging World, the Himalayas meet the 21st Century


PCA RegionFocus on Escape, the Other PCA National Event PCA RegionFocus on Election Processes PCA RegionFocus on Region Anniversaries PCA RegionFocus on Social Media


AISES Winds of Change: Accepting a Code of Values Inside/Outside: Stanton Englehart


Journal of Ecosophy: From Simplicity to Complexity Film and Philosophy: In the Twinkling of an Eye

Review: In Beauty I Walk, published on-line at Berkeley Media, LLC, 2002